28 Apr '15, 12pm

#NepalEarthquake: Aid begins to reach desperate Nepal villagers

#NepalEarthquake: Aid begins to reach desperate Nepal villagers

GORKHA, Nepal (AFP) - Hungry and desperate villagers rushed towards relief helicopters in remote areas of Nepal Tuesday, begging to be airlifted to safety, four days after a monster earthquake killed nearly 4,500 people. "The ground keeps shaking, even this morning it did. Every time it feels like we will be swallowed, that we will die now. I want to get out of here!" said Sita Gurung. As the Himalayan nation's Prime Minister Sushil Koirala said getting help to remote areas was a "major challenge", aid finally began reaching areas which had to fend for themselves since Saturday's 7.8-magnitude quake. The official toll in Nepal alone stood at 4,356 while more than 100 people died in neighbouring countries such as India and China. Around 8,000 people had been injured while the United Nations estimated that eight million people had been affected. Among the dead were 18 climbe...

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